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A week after taking down the Packers, the San Francisco 49ers welcome the Detroit Lions to the Bay Area. The Lions also won their opener, over St. Louis, but it was a struggle for Matt Stafford and the Lions. Stafford threw three interceptions last week compared to zero by Alex Smith, though it is, of course, foolish to form judgements after one week of football. This game is a rematch from last season when the 49ers defeated the Lions 25-19. The game is remembered for the post-game handshake, which saw Jim Harbaugh be a bit overly aggressive towards Jim Schwartz, who then ran after Harbaugh to cause an unnecessary issue.   The focus will surely be on midfield following this game. Detroit Lions A last-second touchdown pass from Matt Stafford to Kevin Smith gave the Lions a win over the Rams in Week 1. This week will be a much tougher task for Stafford and the Lions as the 49ers have one of the top defenses in the entire league. Stafford will be relied on to produce through the pass...
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